Deputies investigate shooting southwest of Springfield

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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. - A man was hospitalized Monday night after being shot southwest of Springfield.

Just after 5:00 p.m. Greene County deputies were called to the 4600 block South West Street for a fight. They found a 17 year old man who had been shot. He was taken to the hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive.

Deputies have not said how serious the victim's injuries are, what started the fight, or if anyone is being sought for the shooting. They do say the shooting was an isolated incident and the public is not in any danger.